Cissy Houston Honored At Harlem’s Mama Foundation Gala

062012-shows-beta-cissy-houston-6Harlem’s Mama Foundation for the Arts will celebrate its 15th Anniversary at its second annual Gala, which will take place at St. Martin’s Cathedral (230 Lenox Avenue at 122nd Street) on Monday, June 16th from 6 – 9 PM. Continue Reading →

Black Spending Empowering The Film Industry

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2014 is proving to be yet another blockbuster year for theatrical releases catered towards African American audiences.  Continue Reading →

45th NAACP Image Awards Announces Host, First Presenters

Pharrell-SlideThe NAACP and TV One announced today that Anthony Anderson will serve as host for the 45th NAACP Image Awards and the first group of presenters confirmed include Lupita Nyong’o, Tyler Perry, Michael Ealy, Tony Goldwyn, Arsenio Hall, Gabrielle Union, Regina Hall, Octavia Spencer, Archie Panjabi, Dennis Haysbert, Rickey Smiley, Nicole Beharie, and Lou Gossett Jr. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Erick Estrada On The Set Of Chips, 1977

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Henry Enrique “Erik” Estrada[1] (born March 16, 1949) is an American actor and reserve police officer, known for his co-starring lead role in the 1977–1983 United States police television series CHiPs. Continue Reading →